GAME RECAP: Condors 2, Texas 1 (OT)


CONDORSTOWN, Calif. – The Bakersfield Condors (15-13-6-0) extended their point streak to six games with a 2-1 overtime victory over the Texas Stars (19-14-4-1) on Wednesday night at Rabobank Arena. LW Iiro Pakarinen took a feed from D Ethan Bear in the high slot and ripped home his fifth goal in as many games for the game-winner. Pakarinen now has nine goals in 15 games with the Condors.
G Laurent Brossoit stopped 22 of 23 for a win in his season debut. The Condors host Chicago on Friday and Rockford on Saturday.
  • THREE STARS: 1. Pakarinen (BAK) 2. Currie (BAK) 3. Brossoit (BAK)
  • POWER PLAYS: BAK – 0/3 ; TEX – 0/1
  • SHOTS ON GOAL: BAK – 38; TEX – 23
  • GOALTENDERS: BAK -Brossoit (1-0-0; 23/22); TEX – McKenna (7-6-3; 38/36)
  • Tonight’s start for G Laurent Brossoit was exactly one year to the day since his last start in Bakersfield (1/10/17)
  • LW Iiro Pakarinen has goals in five straight games; a new Condors AHL record
  • Bakersfield is 4-0-2 in its last six games
  • The Condors finish the season series with Texas with a 3-0-3 record and won all three games after trailing entering the third period
  • LW Joey LaLeggia notched his team-leading 15th assist on Currie’s goal
  • It was Bakersfield’s first overtime win of the season
  • Scratches: Betker, Stanton, Ferlin, Platzer, Christoffer